Front cover image for Katherine Leckie papers, 1914-1925

Katherine Leckie papers, 1914-1925

The collection consists of business correspondence and subject files on various persons and organizations with which Leckie was associated, reflecting especially her management of Rosika Schwimmer's 1914-1915 United States lecture tour and her work as press manager for the Henry Ford Peace Expedition of 1915-1916. Leckie's involvement with the 1915 International Congress of Women at The Hague and the Neutral Conference for Continuous Mediation is also represented in the collection. Subject files generally consist of printed matter, resolutions, clippings, and a small amount of financial material and correspondence. Prominent correspondents include Caro Lloyd and Lola Maverick Lloyd. Notable materials include Lewis A. Maverick's typescript report and diary summarizing affairs at the Neutral Conference for Continuous Mediation, and Louis P. Lochner's complete manuscript of The Other Henry Ford, published as America's Don Quixote, Henry Ford's Attempt to Save Europe
Archival Material, English, 1914